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Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Brain
Frontal Lobe
Broca's Area
Motor Cortex
Parietal Lobe
Front of your brain, planning for the FUTURE!
(Frontal Lobe) Boca (Mouth) - Broca - Motor movement for SPEE…
Voluntary Movement (MOTOR BOAT)
Deals with Senses, "Petting a Parrot"
Frontal Lobe
Front of your brain, planning for the FUTURE!
Broca's Area
(Frontal Lobe) Boca (Mouth) - Broca - Motor movement for SPEE…
12 terms
Brain
Cerebrum (Cerebral Cortex)
Cerebellum
Thalamus
Hypothalamus
Outermost layer (and largest part) of the brain; responsible…
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Part of the forebrain, below the corpus callosum; relay stati…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
Cerebrum (Cerebral Cortex)
Outermost layer (and largest part) of the brain; responsible…
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
15 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
26 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
18 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
53 terms
Brain
arbor vitae
cerebellum
corpus callosum
anterior median fissure
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arbor vitae
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cerebellum
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15 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Brain
Cerebellum
Brain Stem
Diencephalon
Cerebrum
What is this structure?
Name this whole structure
Central core of the forebrain
Right and left side, largest part of brain
Cerebellum
What is this structure?
Brain Stem
Name this whole structure
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Brain
Neuron
Nucleus
Myelin Sheath
Synapse
Cell tissues responsible for transmitting messages to and fro…
Brain of the Neuron
Fatty, insulation, which protects the axon and speeds impulses
The space between the axon terminal and the next dendrite.
Neuron
Cell tissues responsible for transmitting messages to and fro…
Nucleus
Brain of the Neuron
brain
midbrain
pons
medulla oblongata
cerebellum
midbrain
pons
53 terms
Brain
arbor vitae
cerebellum
corpus callosum
anterior median fissure
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arbor vitae
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cerebellum
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13 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Thalamus
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
Part of the forebrain, below the corpus callosum; relay stati…
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
13 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Brain
Broca's Area
Cerebellum
Cerebrum
Frontal Lobe
Named after 19th-century physician Paul Broca, Broca's area i…
The word cerebellum means "little brain." The cerebellum is l…
The cerebrum forms what most people think of as the "brain."…
The frontal lobes are located at the front of the cerebrum. T…
Broca's Area
Named after 19th-century physician Paul Broca, Broca's area i…
Cerebellum
The word cerebellum means "little brain." The cerebellum is l…
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Brain
pituitary gland
optic nerve
arachnoid mater
dura mater
pituitary gland
optic nerve
Brain
Brain Stem
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Controls Essentials; Breathing, Heart Rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fea…
Brain Stem
Controls Essentials; Breathing, Heart Rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
The Brain
Brain Stem
Cerebral Cortex
4 Brain Lobes
Frontal
The Lizard Brain: in charge of survival i.e. heartbeat, breat…
The Human Brain: divided into two hemispheres, each of which…
Occipital, Temporal, Frontal, Parietal
Controls the sense of SMELL
Brain Stem
The Lizard Brain: in charge of survival i.e. heartbeat, breat…
Cerebral Cortex
The Human Brain: divided into two hemispheres, each of which…
33 terms
Brain
afferent neuron
anterior median fissure
central canal
dorsal horn
afferent neuron
anterior median fissure
30 terms
brain
cerebellum
meninges
medulla
pons
literally "little brain"... is critical to the coordination of m…
the protective enclosing sheath of the brain... (hint: a disease…
in charge of circulation, breathing,maintaining muscle tone a…
literally, bridge... includes a bridge of fibers that connects t…
cerebellum
literally "little brain"... is critical to the coordination of m…
meninges
the protective enclosing sheath of the brain... (hint: a disease…
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The Brain
emotional brain
limbic system
SEXUAL & EMOTION-DRIVEN BEHAVIOR, PLEA…
The limbic system
The limbic system is nicknamed the _?_.
This is responsible for SEXUAL & EMOTION-DRIVEN BEHAVIOR, PLE…
The limbic system is responsible for what specific functions?
_?_ contains the Thalamus, Hypothalamus, Amygdala (fear memor…
emotional brain
The limbic system is nicknamed the _?_.
limbic system
This is responsible for SEXUAL & EMOTION-DRIVEN BEHAVIOR, PLE…
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The Brain
Brainstem
Medulla
Reticular Formation
Thalamus
The central core (and oldest part) of the brain. Responsible…
This controls basic life-support functions like heartbeat and…
A nerve network in the brainstem that controls our wakefulnes…
The brain's "switchboard." This directs messages to the senso…
Brainstem
The central core (and oldest part) of the brain. Responsible…
Medulla
This controls basic life-support functions like heartbeat and…
57 terms
Brain
Pia Mater
Arachnoid Mater
Dura Mater
Cerebrum
Innermost of cranial meninges... Thin layer of areolar connectiv…
Lies external to pia mater... Partially composed of collagen and…
Lies external to arachnoid mater... Tough, dense irregular conne…
Origin of all complex intellectual functions... Two large hemisp…
Pia Mater
Innermost of cranial meninges... Thin layer of areolar connectiv…
Arachnoid Mater
Lies external to pia mater... Partially composed of collagen and…
11 terms
Brain
Gyri
Sulci
White Matter
Gray Matter
Ridge
Groove
Myelinated
Not myelinated
Gyri
Ridge
Sulci
Groove
Brain
optic chiasm
pituitary gland
fourth ventricle
cerebral aqueduct
optic chiasm
pituitary gland
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The Brain
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
Brain stem
Frontal Lobe
large part of your brain involving the four lobes
"small brain" underneath the cerebrum
in charge of basic vital functions like breathing
reasoning, planning, speech, emotions, problem solving
Cerebrum
large part of your brain involving the four lobes
Cerebellum
"small brain" underneath the cerebrum
26 terms
Brain
Corona Radiata
Insula (5th lobe)
Longitudal (cerebral) Fissue
Transverse Fissue
Corona Radiata
Insula (5th lobe)
The Brain
Nerves
Nervous System
Senses
Sensory Information
Structures that carry information back and forth between the…
Brain, nerve cells, spinal cord, all of which acts as a syste…
Our sources of input from the world: sight, taste, touch, sme…
Information that comes from the 5 senses
Nerves
Structures that carry information back and forth between the…
Nervous System
Brain, nerve cells, spinal cord, all of which acts as a syste…
83 terms
Brain
Human brains have
Three to four week embryo
Five week embryo
Telencephalon forms into
Large cerebral cortex with frontal lobes
Prosencephalon, mesencephalon, and rhombencephalon
Telencephalon, diencephaon, mesencephalon, metencephalon, mye…
Cereberum
Human brains have
Large cerebral cortex with frontal lobes
Three to four week embryo
Prosencephalon, mesencephalon, and rhombencephalon
Brain
Wernicke's Area
Primary Auditory Cortex
Primary Somatic Motor Cortex
Broca's Area (Motor Speech)
-overlaps in parietal/temporal lobes *normally in left hemi…
-temporal lobe... -interprets and distinguishes sounds
-precentral gyrus of each frontal lobe... -controls voluntary s…
-left infero-lateral portion of frontal lobe... -controls motor…
Wernicke's Area
-overlaps in parietal/temporal lobes *normally in left hemi…
Primary Auditory Cortex
-temporal lobe... -interprets and distinguishes sounds
19 terms
Brain
premotor cortex
premotor cortex
premotor cortex
premotor cortex
helps plan movements... staging area for skilled motor activities
controls learned, repetitious, or patterned motor skills
coordinates simultaneous or sequential actions
controls voluntary actions that depend on sensory feedback
premotor cortex
helps plan movements... staging area for skilled motor activities
premotor cortex
controls learned, repetitious, or patterned motor skills
18 terms
brain
frontal lobe
parietal lobe
occipital lobe
temporal lobe
frontal lobe
parietal lobe
Brain
Sulcus
Gyrus
Longitudinal Fissure
Transverse Fissure
Sulcus
Gyrus
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THE BRAIN
CEREBRUM
CEREBRAL CORTEX
SULCUS
GYRUS
Largest part of brain, associated with higher order functioni…
Thin layer that covers the entire cerebrum and is composed of…
A groove in the surface of the cerebral hemisphere, smaller t…
An outward fold of the surface of the cerebral cortex
CEREBRUM
Largest part of brain, associated with higher order functioni…
CEREBRAL CORTEX
Thin layer that covers the entire cerebrum and is composed of…
Brain
cerebrum
longitudinal fissure
cerebral cortex
frontal lobe
cerebrum
longitudinal fissure
119 terms
Brain
Meninges
Dura mater
Arachnoid mater
Pia mater
Meninges
Dura mater
94 terms
Brain
Frontal Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Temporal Lobe
Occipital Lobe
Carries out higher mental processes such as thinking, decisio…
Processes sensory information that had to do with taste, temp…
Responsible for processing auditory information from the ears…
Responsible for processing visual information from the eyes
Frontal Lobe
Carries out higher mental processes such as thinking, decisio…
Parietal Lobe
Processes sensory information that had to do with taste, temp…
Brain
Sagittal
Coronal
Horizontal
Fissures/Sulcus
Slices left to right
Slices front to back
Slices from bottom to top
Grooves (valleys)
Sagittal
Slices left to right
Coronal
Slices front to back
17 terms
brain
brainstem
medulla
pons
cerebellum
the part of the brain containing the midbrain, pons, and medu…
manages many essential functions such as heart rate and blood…
management of sleep, arousal, and facial expressions
essential for maintenance balance and motor coordination, fir…
brainstem
the part of the brain containing the midbrain, pons, and medu…
medulla
manages many essential functions such as heart rate and blood…
18 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
28 terms
Brain
Medulla oblongata
Pons
Spinal cord
Optic chiasma
Medulla oblongata
Pons
33 terms
Brain
cerebral hemispheres
longitudinal fissures*
gyri*
sulci*
(cerebrum) contains a left and right hemisphere
(cerebrum)
(cerebrum) ridges
(cerebrum) shallow ridge separating gyri
cerebral hemispheres
(cerebrum) contains a left and right hemisphere
longitudinal fissures*
(cerebrum)
32 terms
Brain
Lateral Sulcus
Longitudinal Fissure
Cerebral Hemispheres
Central Sulcus
...
...
...
Lateral Sulcus
Longitudinal Fissure
...
33 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Thalamus
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
controls visceral organs and endocrine system; pituitary glan…
gateway for sensory information
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
8 terms
Brain!!!
Cerebrum
Basal Nuclei
Diencephalon
Midbrain
Cerebrum
Basal Nuclei
90 terms
brain
Frontal lobotomy
central sulcus
insula (lies deep... within lateral sulcus)
lateral sulcus
A
A
D
E
Frontal lobotomy
A
central sulcus
A
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
18 terms
Brain
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Thalamus
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
Part of the forebrain, below the corpus callosum; relay stati…
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Brain
Cerebellum
Cerebrum
Frontal Lobe
Occipital Lobe
Often referred to as the "little brain". It is involved with…
It forms what most people think of as the "brain." It is what…
It may not be completed developed until you are 25 years old.…
Lobe located in the back of the head and help you understand…
Cerebellum
Often referred to as the "little brain". It is involved with…
Cerebrum
It forms what most people think of as the "brain." It is what…
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